Buran Analogue/002 in Sydney

The Sydney vehicle, Buran Analogue/002/OK-GLI/BST 02 - 25 Flight and 9 Taxi tests.





11 February 2000 Darling Harbour wharf on arrival.

24 February 2000 At Pyrmont. Under canvas.

5 June 2000 Uncovered and right wing being attached.  Cold war atmosphere provided with a "suit" telling me not to take photographs!

6 June 2000 Left wing being prepared

8 June2000 Both wings attached. Jacked up, wheels ready to fit. Engines out of containers.

16 June 2000 Completed. Wings, tail, jet engines attached and now standing on its own wheels.